Technical Expert Protein Chemistry

North East England
30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum Up to GBP40k dependant on experienc
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Expert Protein Chemistry

Ref: 19580

Our client is an industry leading Contract Research Organisation (CRO), providing analytical services within the development and manufacture of pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals. Due to continued growth they are now looking to recruit a Technical Expert within Protein Chemistry

Typical responsibilities include but not limited to:

• Biological and protein characterisation of samples such as peptides, proteins, vaccines, viruses and oligonucleotides. Typically using CD, CE and Western Blot.
• Protein characterisation, bioassays, GMP batch release, ICH comparability studies, stability, residual testing and R&D analytical support.
• Coordinating on a wide range of projects from key clients.
• Ensuring compliance with GLP/GMP requirements.
• Method design, troubleshooting and sample preparation.
• Collaborating with internal teams to support, train and develop other team members.

The ideal Candidates:

• Strong degree in Chemistry or closely related subject.
• Proven experience in the delivery of Protein Chemistry/Characterisation studies in a regulatory environment (GLP, GMP, GCP).
• At least 5 years previous experience practical and theoretical aspects of Protein Characterisation.
• Strong communication skills, written & oral and strong attention to detail
• Good practical laboratory and problem solving skills.

Role: Permanent
Salary: Up to GBP40k dependant on experience.
Location: North West